Activities in Charlestown

A colorful town with a lot of history, Charlestown serves as the major point of entry on the island of Nevis thanks to the fact that the ferry terminal is located here.  Still, the overall ambiance is calm and laid back, with activities centered around sightseeing and watersports. If you visit on Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday make sure to stop by the Charlestown Marketplace to get in some shopping. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you like the idea of exploring a new environment with the wind in your face, you will find a variety of different rental agencies that can help you. Those wanting to learn more concerning this topic can do so here.


Charlestown Diving

Even though most pass it up for other more popular spots, you would be wrong to think that Charlestown has nothing to offer. This small city is a great launching pad for a diving adventure. 

There are at least 7 good dive sites in the area. For more in formation concerning this topic, navigate to this guide.


If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops vacationing with you, they might want to know that the area has more than 45 retail stores just waiting to be explored. If you want to discover more about shopping in Charlestown and nearby, you can do so on this page.


Museum of Nevis History

You should plan on spending some time enjoying the sights, sounds and culture of Charlestown. Interesting sights include 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Visitors who enjoy the natural environment frequently enjoy spending some time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To navigate to our page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, see this page.

Information about a firm that will provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found in the table below.

Sightseeing Services In Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location Island
Nevis Adventure Tours Nature Tourism Service (869) 664-0992 Central Charlestown Nevis


If you enjoy underwater sightseeing there's good news -- you'll have the chance during your vacation in Charlestown. Click here to read our extended discussion of local snorkeling opportunities.


Enjoying a spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover there are a few options. Click to see our page dedicated to this topic.


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